Harry M. Drake Gallery

The Drake Gallery is SPA's art gallery and home to 6-8 exhibitions every year.  Exhibitions include two shows featuring the work of SPA students, an Alumni/ae show, and shows featuring the work of local artists, often drawn from SPA's Fine Arts faculty. The Drake Gallery is open to the public from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. every day that school is in session. 

If you are a graduate of SPA and are interested in showing your work in the Drake Gallery, download the Alumni/ae Exhibit Application here. Other inquiries can be directed to Marty Nash, US Fine Arts teacher.

View past exhibitions in the Drake Gallery here.


2017-18 EXHIBIT series

All-Alumni/ae Reunion Exhibition

The All-Alumni/ae Reunion exhibition kicks off the Harry M. Drake Gallery exhibition series each year and features the works of alumni/ae artists celebrating a reunion. This year's show showcased art by Patton Blackwell '67, Mystie Brackett '72, Patricia Bratnober Saunders '42, Dutton Foster '57, and Tuck Langland '57.

EXHIBIT: September 8 - October 20, 2017
RECEPTION: September 8, 2017 | 5:30 - 9 p.m.

Personal Work by Scott Streble

Scott Streble 

"I am inspired by people of all kinds. Every individual has something within them that offers us learning and growth. I use photography and the subjects’ words as a vehicle to allow viewers to glean wisdom and also look within and reflect on what they themselves have to teach."

EXHIBIT: October 27 - December 15, 2018
RECEPTION: October 27, 2017 | 5 - 6:30 p.m.

Winter Student Exhibition

The Winter Student Art Exhibit features work by every student in Grades 6-12 who took an art class in the first semester.

EXHIBIT: January 5 - January 26, 2018
RECEPTION: January 5, 2017 | 3 - 4:30 p.m.

Diversity Exhibition

EXHIBIT: February 2 - March 9, 2018

SPA Faculty Group Exhibition

EXHIBIT: April 2 - April 27, 2018

Senior Art Seminar

This annual exhibit features the work of Senior Art Seminar students in the mediums of their choosing and appropriately highlights the graduating class before spring commencement.

EXHIBIT: May 4 - June 10, 2018
RECEPTION: May 4, 2017 | 5 - 6:30 p.m.

1150 Goodrich Avenue, St. Paul MN 55105
Main school line: 651-698-2451
Goodrich front desk: 651-696-1560 
Goodrich attendance line: 651-696-1414
1712 Randolph Avenue, St. Paul MN 55105
Main school line: 651-698-2451
Randolph attendance line: 651-696-1410
email page print page small type large type
powered by finalsite